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Pink Elephants, The / Liquid Illusions
Album:Liquid Illusions Collection:General
Artist:Pink Elephants, The Added:01/2017
Label:Shake 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-01-24 Pull Date:2017-03-28 
Week Ending:2 Apr26 Mar12 Mar26 Feb12 Feb5 Feb29 Jan
Airplays:1211113

Recent Airplay
1.Tue, 28 Mar 17:Dj Arid & DJ Bear
Waste FM
4.Mon, 06 Mar 17:Shineymic
Everything A to Z - Week 79
2.Wed, 22 Mar 17:DJ Aporia
Reckless Burning (Swim into the Sun)
5.Wed, 22 Feb 17:DJ Aporia
Reckless Burnin'
3.Tue, 21 Mar 17:Eme O
Music Casserole
6.Tue, 07 Feb 17:Telepathic Juan
Magnetized Toner

Album Review
DJ Aporia
Reviewed 2017-01-24 
Nostalgic psychedelic-influenced shoegaze with members from Ottawa, Athens, Austin, and the U.K. Super underrated but prolific band. Easily in my top five favorite records from 2016!

Related: Brian Jonestown Massacre, Todd Rundgren, Broadcast, Panda Bear

1. (5:07) *** Makes Me Float Inside—Calm, plodding, dreamy.
2. (4:39) Inside Your Mind—Wistful echoey guitars, vocals and drum machine.
3. (4:08) ** Irish Sea Side (instrumental)—Intensely bright warbling guitars, synths, and drums.
4. (3:28) Liquid Illusions (instrumental)—More electronic with a warped techno beat that contrasts with dreamy guitars.
5. (4:17) * Pink’s Dream—Low, hazy male vocals like Anton Newcombe. Adventurous train-whistle synths and chugging rhythm.
6. (3:50) ** After All, It is February—Near identical to Brian Jonestown Massacre. Relaxed, drowsy layers of fuzzed-out guitars and synths. “My eyes are burning”
7. (3:16) * Spiral Staircase—Ominous, bass-driven no wave track.
8. (3:41) Frankie Teardrop (Suicide cover)—Harsh noise, echoes, weird.
9. (4:20) ** Under Currents—Extremely distorted guitars and a light layer of synth.
10. (3:05) * Ode to Street Hassle (Spacemen 3 cover)—Bright, plodding, uplifting.
11. (5:22) *** Undone—Dreamy melancholy shoegaze with swirling guitar. Female vocals.

Track Listing
1.Makes Me Float Inside 6.After All, It Is February
2.Inside Your Mind 7.Spiral Staircase
3.Irish Sea Side (Instrumental) 8.Frankie Teardrop (Suicide Cover)
4.Liquid Illusions (Instrumental) 9.Under Currents
5.Pink's Dream 10.Ode To Street Hassle (Spacemen 3 Cover)
 11.Undone